Increase in Little Penguin deaths in 2011

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A Murdoch University research associate has released figures indicating an increase in Little Penguin deaths in 2011 following an article in last weeks Courier.

Dr Belinda Cannell, who has been researching colonies on Garden and Penguin islands since 1996, said she was concerned for the little penguins long-term survival after deaths reached four times the normal level in the second half of 2011.

Period2 Mar 2012

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  • TitleIncrease in Little Penguin deaths in 2011
    Media name/outletWeekend Courier
    Media typePrint
    PersonsBelinda Cannell